Must hold current Standard First Aid and CPR (Level “C”) Certification
Uncorrected visual acuity of 20/60 in both eyes or better, OR 20/40 in one eye and 20/100 in the other eye or better
No marked degree of colour blindness
Canadian Citizenship or Permanent Residency Status. Applicants with Temporary Work Permits will not be accepted.
Able to pass written, medical and physical examinations
Have a good command of English, both written and oral
Be in possession of a valid motor vehicle operator’s license
Education transcript(s): Grade 12 marks and any educational certification beyond this level
Standard First Aid and CPR Level “C” Certificates
If not born in Canada, citizenship papers or proof of legal entitlement to work in Canada
No criminal record and be free from criminal involvement in three (3) preceding years, e.g. thefts, illegal drugs. Recent drug use and/or other criminal activity, either detected or undetected by police, will result in default.
No criminal convictions for which a pardon has not been granted (a copy of the pardon is required). No Criminal charges pending before the courts.
Applicant must agree to submit to a polygraph examination
Applicants whose visual acuity has been corrected by laser eye surgery will not be considered until three months after the date of surgery
Applicants with at least two years post-secondary education and/or extended period of work experience with increasing performance responsibilities will be given prior consideration
Good physical condition
A history of volunteerism and community and cultural involvement are preferred
Excellent communication skills (written and oral) and computer skills
Excellent health and no medical conditions
Good driving record
If charged and convicted of a criminal offence as an adult (18 years of age or older) a pardon must be received through the National Parole Board prior to applying